yard

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yard(
yard
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (enclosed area next to a building)
a. el patio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The teacher called the students in from the yard.La maestra les dijo a los alumnos que entraran del patio.
2. (grassy area next to a house)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el jardín
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We want a large yard where our dog can run around.Queremos un jardín grande donde pueda correr el perro.
b. el patio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
I planted a lemon tree in the yard.Planté un limonero en el patio.
3. (unit of measurement)
a. la yarda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The length of an American football field is 100 yards.La longitud de un campo de fútbol americano es de 100 yardas.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to store)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. almacenar
The logging company needs more room to yard the planks.La empresa maderera necesita más espacio para almacenar los tablones.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
5. (to gather as a herd)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. agruparse en manada
As the heavy snow fell, the deer started yarding together.A medida que caía la intensa nevada, los ciervos comenzaron a agruparse en manada.
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yard [jɑːd]
noun
(measure) yarda (f) 91,44cm; (91,44cm)
a few yards off a unos metros; he pulled out yards of handkerchief sacó un enorme pañuelo; with a face a yard long con una cara muy larga
yard [jɑːd]
noun
1 (courtyard, farmyard) patio (m); (US) (garden) jardín (m); (for livestock) corral (m); (Educ) patio (m) (de recreo); (worksite) taller (m); (for storage) depósito (m); almacén (m); (for shipping, boats) astillero (m); (Ferro) estación (f)
Scotland Yard the Yard (Britain) oficina central de la policía de Londres
2 (Náut) (spar) verga (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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